Paris has a general population of 25,898 and an overall student population of 5,580. Approximately 5,580 of Paris's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
The largest nursing school in Paris, by student population, is Paris Junior College. In 2010, Paris Junior College graduated approximately 65 students with credentials in nursing.
A total of 132 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in Paris in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Paris's nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,936 per year in instate tuition and $12,896 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,438 for nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Paris-based nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $4,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,766.
Many nursing graduates choose to work as nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Paris, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 99,320 nurses in Texas, 6,300 were working in the greater Paris area. The number of nurses in Paris is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in Paris, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,480 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.